A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 24 km SE of Ozernovskiy, Russia (15 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 156.7873 East, latitude 51.3636 North, depth = 116.79 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000hb3c. Unique identifier: us1000hb3c. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 116.79 km (73 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:13:17 / 2:13 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 07/10/18 / 2018-10-07 02:13:17 / October 7, 2018 @ 2:13 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 24 km SE of Ozernovskiy, Russia.
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